Return of The Dragon!

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Return of The Dragon!

Postby slevin » Sun Jun 18, 2017 2:33 pm

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Lyoto Machida will finally be cleared to return to the Octagon in October.

The former UFC light heavyweight champion, suspended for 18 months in April 2016 after disclosing the use of a product that contained the banned substance 7-keto-dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) a few days before his clash with Dan Henderson, hasn’t fought since June 2015.

Chinzo Machida, Lyoto’s older brother, is set to compete at Bellator’s upcoming event at Madison Square Garden, New York, on June 24, against James Gallagher, and sees his brother in great shape ahead of his potential return.

“He hasn’t stopped training normally, he’s always staying in shape, training hard,” Chinzo Machida told MMA Fighting. “He's pretty excited now that his return is near. I think that everything has been a learning experience for him.

"He’s motivated. He’ll be back soon to show everything he can do and fight for the belt soon. But first, let’s focus on his return.”

According to the 40-year-old featherweight, having “The Dragon" in his camp and his corner at Bellator 180 has helped the longtime UFC veteran.

“I think that got him more excited because we’re always together, helping each other,” Machida said. “He's watching me train every day, training with me as well, so that gives him motivation.”



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Since Lyoto is ready to return in October, who would you guys like to see him fight? I personally would like to see a fight between Lyoto and Uriah Hall.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby ebickmeyer » Sun Jun 18, 2017 2:59 pm

Hall is a decent fight for him. Jacare and Tavares are decent fights as well.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby JACKnoneREACHER » Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:02 pm

Anyone in the division, I love me some machida. Get him a fight asap
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby PBells » Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:24 pm

War Machidas! Hope Lyoto comes back strong and Chinzo knocks the fuck out of Dollar-Store McGregor
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby hawdrigoh » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:29 pm

Lyoto will have the belt wrapped around his waist in no time. It will be an era to remember :beer: :heart:
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby jblaze » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:17 pm

I'd like to see him fight vitor or anderson.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby DeceptaCon » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:22 pm

hawdrigoh wrote:Lyoto will have the belt wrapped around his waist in no time. It will be an era to remember :beer: :heart:

The man, the piss, the legend will continue to glisten.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby JonB » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:30 pm

Hopefully he can end his career on a high note.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby hawdrigoh » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:35 pm

DeceptaCon wrote:
hawdrigoh wrote:Lyoto will have the belt wrapped around his waist in no time. It will be an era to remember :beer: :heart:

The man, the piss, the legend will continue to glisten.

When you piss excellence you may as well drink it.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby dipset52 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:38 pm

Lol let lyoto murder Vitor.

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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby Mummra » Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:31 pm

JonB wrote:Hopefully he can end his career on a high note.


I agree I wish these guys would retire on top so I hope this a re-purposed dragon .It's breaking my heart to see these guys just used to swell these newbies records.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby Lt Shiznitski » Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:24 pm

Like I'm all hard cock for Machida and all that gay shit but no more drinking the pee ok? Like I just want to see you bang and not the pee pee shit.
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby TFlock » Mon Jun 19, 2017 1:49 am

PBells wrote:War Machidas! Hope Lyoto comes back strong and Chinzo knocks the fuck out of Dollar-Store McGregor

:lol:

On another note, I am still pissed off at how ridiculous Lyoto's suspension was. Fucking joke
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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby willmma » Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:35 am

TFlock wrote:
PBells wrote:War Machidas! Hope Lyoto comes back strong and Chinzo knocks the fuck out of Dollar-Store McGregor

:lol:

On another note, I am still pissed off at how ridiculous Lyoto's suspension was. Fucking joke



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Re: Return of The Dragon!

Postby JTuck34 » Mon Jun 19, 2017 11:11 am

TFlock wrote:
PBells wrote:War Machidas! Hope Lyoto comes back strong and Chinzo knocks the fuck out of Dollar-Store McGregor

:lol:

On another note, I am still pissed off at how ridiculous Lyoto's suspension was. Fucking joke


What were the circumstances again? I don't even remember this. I thought he was just taking time off because he got KOed

Lt Shiznitski wrote:Like I'm all hard cock for Machida and all that gay shit but no more drinking the pee ok? Like I just want to see you bang and not the pee pee shit.


For real man. Peepee goes in the toilet bro, I learned that when I was like 2 years old.
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